Day 98: Time for Reflection

As the quarantine and my daily blog draw to a close, I figured now is a good time for reflection. Summer is just now starting to begin and it was a long spring cooped up indoors. I’m sure we all have cabin fever and we’re all ready to get out of the house, but theContinue reading “Day 98: Time for Reflection”

QUARANTINE CHALLENGE #3 Thank a Healthcare Worker!

A lot of people deserve our gratitude during this difficult time, but the first group I want to acknowledge is the hardworking men and women on the front lines: the healthcare workers. Whether you’re a nurse, doctor, assistant, or staff, you deserve a round of applause + more. Here are some ways you can showContinue reading “QUARANTINE CHALLENGE #3 Thank a Healthcare Worker!”

How I Saved Hundreds by Getting Dental Work Abroad

When I started my teaching job in Saudi Arabia, one of the first things I did was go to the dentist.  I knew I had at least one cavity, but it never occurred to me that I’d have seven.  I was horrified when the dentist told me.  He asked me why I hadn’t gotten themContinue reading “How I Saved Hundreds by Getting Dental Work Abroad”